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Nebraska woman volunteers with local FFA chapter on trips to national convention

Every October, Miqui Sheffield takes a week of her life for young people in Nebraska. Eleven times since 2006, the Farnam, Neb. woman has volunteered with the Eustis-Farnam High School FFA program, ferrying youngsters to the FFA National Convention in Indianapolis. It all started in 2006, when she and her husband Mark volunteered to drive, […]

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National convention decisions could herald a new era for journalists in the DRC

If the convention held in Kinshasa from January 25 to 29 quickly leads to action, it will mark a turning point in the history of the media in the DRC. The proposals in the final report of the convention, of which RSF obtained a copy, repeat most of those advocated by RSF and JED. The […]

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APC National Convention: Conspiracy to postpone March 26 date thickens – Blueprint Newspapers Limited

Following a change in the date for the 2023 general election announced by the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), there are new plots by certain interests within the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) party to launch in the campaign for the postponement of its national convention scheduled for March 26, 2022. According to INEC, the […]

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APC Says National Convention Will Now Be Held in March | The Guardian Nigeria News

The All Progressives Congress (APC) Interim and Extraordinary Convention Planning Committee (CECPC) approved March 26 for the party’s national convention. Senator John Akpankudohede, National Secretary, CECPC, APC said this when speaking to reporters shortly after the committee’s closed meeting in Abuja on Monday. Akpankudohede said National Convention activities will start on February 24.“After deliberation and […]

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APC backtracks and sets national convention for March 26

On Monday evening, the Extraordinary/Interim Convention Planning Committee led by Mai Mala Buni announced that it would organize the national convention on March 26, 2022. This is contrary to a letter she sent to the Independent National Electoral Commission on the conduct of zonal congresses. The party said it intended to hold its zone convention […]

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Buhari meets with APC governors at the national convention tomorrow | The Guardian Nigeria News

Unless there is a last minute change, President Muhammadu Buhari is expected to meet the governors of the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) tomorrow at the presidential villa in Abuja. It was found that the meeting, originally scheduled for last Tuesday, was postponed shortly before the president left the country for a four-day official visit […]

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Local FFA members head to National Convention to compete and learn | Local News

SHERIDAN – Students from Tongue River High School and Sheridan High School enjoyed success at the FFA’s 94th National Convention. The FFA National Convention – held October 25-November 1 in Indianapolis, Indiana – aims to nurture the next generation of leaders, teaching individuals how to make an impact in the world. Before reaching national competition, […]

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APC to postpone National Convention – The Whistler Nigeria

Barring last-minute changes, the planned National Convention of the Congress of All Ruling Progressives will not be held on Feb. 26, according to a source at the party’s National Secretariat. The source who revealed to THE WHISTLER in an exclusive phone conversation, when asked for an update on the preparation, he said: ‘Nothing has changed […]

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Republican National Convention: Milwaukee’s pitch for 2024

Republican National Convention: Milwaukee’s pitch for 2024 A delegation was in Milwaukee to review its bid to host the 2024 Republican National Convention. Business leaders shed light on the visit. MILWAUKEE – Big money and international exposure — that’s what winning the bid to host the Republican National Convention could mean for Milwaukee. A Republican […]

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Story: Cassville FFA Attends National Convention (2/16/22)

Cassville FFA students recently attended the 94th Annual FFA National Convention and Expo in Indianapolis, Ind. . Back row, left to right: Jaret Hinson, Colton Blankenship, Rebekah Fry, Jacob Duncan, Jenna Crim, Richard Fohn, Maci Barton, Timothy Hudson, Dalva LaGac, Taylor Smith, Zoie Coupland, Hanna Blankenship and Tierany Sloan. Photo added Lindee Mitchell earns an […]

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National Convention: APC fails to start selling forms, wannabes worry

Posted February 15, 2022 Just two weeks before the National Convention of the All Progressives Congress, the party has yet to begin selling forms to aspirants to positions on its national working committee, the punch has learned. The party had announced on January 19 that it would begin selling forms for aspirants vying for its […]

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123rd VFW National Convention – VFW

Each year, thousands of VFW delegates and auxiliaries gather to represent the organization’s total membership of over 1.5 million at the week-long VFW National Convention. There, our mission is to approve new national priorities to guide our organization as we lobby Congress on issues important to veterans, service members and their families. Convention delegates also […]

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Army to deploy 100 troops to national call center to help deal with Omicron surge

SINGAPORE — The Singapore Army will deploy around 100 troops to help deal with the rise in Omicron cases here. The soldiers will help bolster the national call center to provide advice, answer questions and reassure Covid-19 patients, Defense Minister Ng Eng Hen said in a Facebook post on Friday (February 11). Singapore has seen […]

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2022 ARRL National Convention Goes Radioactive for Hams

02/10/2022 The ARRL National Convention kicked off this morning with over 1,000 hams gathered at the DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel Orlando at SeaWorld. There, they attended one of four simultaneous practice tracks taking place in the morning and afternoon, cut in half by the midday convention lunch. The four training tracks were Contest University, Emergency […]

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Atlantic City Celebrates NAACP’s 113th Anniversary and Prepares for National Convention | Local News

ATLANTIC CITY — Mayor Marty Small Sr. and members of the local NAACP chapter held a press conference Thursday to congratulate the national NAACP on its 113th anniversary. The national NAACP was founded Feb. 12, 1909, in New York City, said Councilman Kaleem Shabazz, who is also president of the Atlantic City chapter. “I wish […]

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1976: Barbara Jordan gives a keynote address at the Democratic National Convention |

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Milwaukee prepares the best pitch for the 2024 Republican National Convention

Officials trying to lure the 2024 Republican National Convention to Milwaukee say they are working with a projected $65 million budget to stage the event and have already secured at least $10 million to $20 million in pledges. “We are pursuing this purely for the economic health of our city,” said Peggy Williams-Smith, president and […]

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Campbell Law School Joins National Call to Action and Works to Increase Housing Stability in Wake County

WAKE COUNTY, North Carolina (WNCN) – Campbell Law School worked with the White House and the Department of Justice last week to address the housing and eviction crisis in hopes of taking immediate action to increase the housing stability and access to justice in Wake County. Campbell joined 99 other schools in 35 states and […]

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Republicans drop Pittsburgh for 2024 National Convention

Pittsburgh is not in the running to host the 2024 Republican National Convention. Visit Pittsburgh said they were notified by the bid committee on Friday that the city had been officially removed from consideration for the 2024 RNC. The agency also said the committee did not provide a specific reason for the decision. However, Sam […]

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Pittsburgh is not showing up to host the 2024 Republican National Convention

Pittsburgh is not in the running to host the 2024 Republican National Convention, Politico reported. The outlet reported from Salt Lake City — where the Republican National Committee currently meets — that RNC members are expected to visit other cities being considered for the political convention, but not Pittsburgh. In addition to Salt Lake City, […]

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APC National Convention: I have no ongoing battle with EFCC, Buhari minister reveals

APC leader, Senator George Akume has clarified his issues with the EFCC, as claimed in the media The senator called the report false while noting that he has no battle with the anti-corruption agency Often described as the father of Benue State politics, Akume is the only governor reputed to be free from the EFCC […]

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Pond Lehocky Giordano Joins National Call to Protect Americans by Raising Attorney Fees in Social Security Disability Proceedings | News

PHILADELPHIA CREAM, February 1, 2022 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ — Pond Lehocky Giordano LLPthe largest law firm in workers’ compensation and disability law Pennsylvaniajoined the call of Social Security lawyers and law firms United States to increase the ceiling on fees paid to lawyers who guarantee social security disability insurance benefits for their clients. The current cap limits […]